Dexter Tiewon Gore Jr. is an American rapper, singer, and songwriter, best known by his stage name Famous Dex. He is popular for his songs “Pick It Up” and “Japan,” which peaked on the Billboard Hot 100 at numbers 54 and 28, respectively.
Famous Dex: Early Life, Education, Family
Dexter Tiewon Gore Jr. was born in Chicago on 6 September 1993 and raised on the city’s South Side. After his mum’s death in September 2014, he wanted to pursue music. He had a pink ribbon tattooed on his face in 2016 to honor his mom after she lost her battle against breast cancer.
Famous Dex: Career and achievements
He released his very first mixtape, Never Saw It Coming, in 2015. He released his second mixtape Dexter Laboratory later in 2015. Gore launched his third and fourth mixtapes in early 2016, Drippy and #OhhMannGoddDamn. His first viral YouTube Singles “Drip from My Run” and “Hit Em Wit It” was a big step in Gore’s mainstream direction. Gore and Rich launched their joint effort shortly afterward, Rich Forever followed by 2 sequels.
Soulja Boy and Gore released their 2016 album, SouljaDexter, then Soulja posted Draco on YouTube featuring Dexter.
On 21 September 2018, he released his single “Nervous” featuring Lil Baby, Jay Critch, and Rich The Kid. Likewise, he released his single “Fully Loaded” which featured Lil Gotit on May 8, 2019. Later on May 27, 2019, a music video was released.
At a concert in Los Angeles on 1 November 2019, Gore suffered a stroke while playing and was rushed to the hospital immediately. In a media release, the artist’s representative said he was in good health, hoped to come back to complete his latest album and thanked his fans for their prayers and good wishes.
Smiley films posted a new Dexter music video called “Mini Mo” on YouTube on 31 January 2020.
Famous Dex: Personal life and wife
Famous Dex spent some time in a relationship with his mother, known to the media as Baby Mamma. The pair has two daughters and in 2017 they welcomed their third child, a son. Additionally, his girlfriend reported about beating her. Accordingly, police jailed Dex.
Famous Dex: Net Worth and social media
The 24-year-old multi-talented rapper has an approximate net worth of $8 million. Nearly all of his earnings have come from his remix tracks. His wealth rose steadily over the years and might also increase in the years ahead.
Likewise, talking about his social media availability, he is available on Instagram by the name famousdex. He has 4.7 million followers on Instagram. Likewise, he is also available on Twitter by the name FamousDex where he has 1 million followers.
Famous Dex: Body measurements
The height of the artist is 1.80 m and weighs 71 kgs. Further information regarding his body measurements is not available.